Tag: travel

Holiday Ideas with Teens – Portugal

I’ve just sourced a summer holiday to Portugal for a client and her family and it got me thinking about the best places in Europe for a family holiday, particularly with older children. My client has older boys who love sport and wanted activities, cafes and beaches within walking distance and somewhere to watch the…

By travelyoutopia March 25, 2024 0

Review: Teranka, Formentera, Spain

Looking for the best hotel on Formentera? Teranka on the Balearic island of Formentera is quite possibly one of the nicest hotels I’ve stayed at (aside from Amangalla or Resplendent Ceylon’s Cape Weligama in Sri Lanka). When you want to escape from the madness of Ibiza, head to this stunning beachside sanctuary for some peace…

By travelyoutopia February 7, 2024 0

Review: The George In Rye, East Sussex, UK

After a major refurb following a fire, The George In Rye is back to its original best. I booked in for a night’s stay to see how this historic coaching inn has transformed itself for the modern-day guest. The Grade II listed building dates back to 1575 and has an enviable heritage, with an original…

By travelyoutopia February 1, 2024 0

Review: Hotel de la Ville, Rome, Italy

Hotel de la Ville is a luxurious five-star hotel that offers guests elegance and escapism. Part of the family-owned Rocco Forte Hotels, walking through the doors of this impressive 18th century Roman palazzo is like stepping back in time. Design stalwart Tommaso Ziffer is behind the hotel’s transformation, following his appointment by Olga Polizzi, Sir Rocco Forte’s sister and director…

By travelyoutopia April 12, 2023 0

Best Walking Holidays in the UK

Walking has so many health benefits and is a great way to discover new destinations. I love walking and being outside in the elements, surrounded by nature. After a long day of hiking there’s nothing better than bedding down in a charming local pub or hotel, eating good food and having a drink or two.…

By travelyoutopia March 21, 2023 0

Review: Hub by Premier Inn, London, UK

I’ve reviewed my fair share of five-star hotels and there’s nothing I love more than a bit of luxury. But, for a short stay in a hotel that you’re probably not going to spend a huge amount of time in, I’ve been a long-time fan of the Premier Inn and I’m not afraid to admit…

By travelyoutopia March 1, 2023 0

Review: Santo Pure Oia Suites & Villas, Santorini, Greece

Santo Pure Oia Suites & Villas are located on the outskirts of Santorini’s most popular village, Oia, just a 15-minute drive from the airport. The resort has been designed in the style of a Santorinian village, with a design concept that combines traditional Cycladic architecture with unpretentious, contemporary multi-ethnic design. Travelling as a family with older…

By travelyoutopia January 23, 2023 0